Tokyo Paralympics

Tokyo Paralympics champion Pramod Bhagat nominated for Para Badminton Player of Year

The 33-year-old Bhagat, who had contracted polio when he was four years old, picked up the sport after watching his neighbours play.

published on : 11th November 2021

Paralympics bronze winner Sharad diagnosed with heart inflammation, awaiting more test results

Sharad Kumar, who won a bronze in the T-42 high jump event in the Tokyo Paralympics on August 31, was admitted to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences after experiencing chest congestion.

published on : 23rd September 2021

Paralympics bronze winner Sharad Kumar admitted to AIIMS, says feeling better

Sharad Kumar, who won a bronze in the T-42 high jump event in the Tokyo Paralympics on August 31, was admitted to AIIMS in Delhi four days ago, after experiencing chest congestion.

published on : 20th September 2021

Sharad Kumar among four para-athletes recommended for Khel Ratna

Javelin thrower Sumit Antil and shooter Avani Lekhara's names have been recommended for Arjuna Award.

published on : 18th September 2021

At e-auction of PM's mementos, Lovlina Borgohain's gloves receive highest bid

Neeraj Chopra's javelin which gave India its sole gold in the 2020 Olympics has drawn a bid of over Rs 1.55 crore while its base price is Rs 1 crore.

published on : 17th September 2021

I get motivation, inspiration from you all: PM Narendra Modi to para athletes

PM Narendra Modi recognised, exhorted, lauded and patted the para athletes for their incredible performance in the Tokyo Paralympics.

published on : 12th September 2021

I learnt to stay calm under pressure from Sachin Tendulkar: Paralympics gold medallist Pramod Bhagat

Pramod Bhagat clinched India's first Paralympics gold with a straight-game win over Daniel Bethell in the SL3 class finals in Tokyo last week.

published on : 12th September 2021

Rajasthan: Library on wheels, Paralympians' return and more

Four players from Rajasthan had won five medals at the Paralympics.

published on : 12th September 2021

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik greets para-badminton champ Pramod Bhagat with Rs 6 crores, government job   

Para badminton gold medallist Pramod Bhagat also said he would be interested to serve in a sports-related position or as a Deputy Collector. 

published on : 11th September 2021

PM Modi hosts India Paralympic contingent, presented with autographed stole

Indian para-athletes returned from Tokyo on the back of a sensational campaign that saw them win an unparalleled 19 medals, including five gold, eight silver and six bronze.

published on : 9th September 2021

Practice of tie shots, breathing exercises gave dividends, says Paralympic medallist archer Harvinder Singh

Singh had dengue when he was just one-and-half years old and a local doctor administered him an injection that had an adverse effect and his legs stopped working properly.

published on : 7th September 2021

Para-athletes make history, create ideal launch pad

Sports, be it Olympics or Paralympics, suddenly has transcended the boundaries of stadia and grounds in the country.

published on : 7th September 2021

India's history-making Paralympians return to rousing reception

The last batch of Indian para athletes, who returned home this evening were the badminton contingent, shooters and recurve archery team.

published on : 6th September 2021

Tokyo Paralympics 2020: Silver medal winner Mariyappan given warm welcome at Chennai airport

Athletes from SDAT, Tamil Nadu Paralympics Sports Association, former athletes, children from Velammal School and other sports enthusiasts waited for over an hour to receive him.

published on : 6th September 2021

Tokyo Paralympics 2020: IAS officer Suhas Yathiraj a medal winner too

What makes the achievement even more special is the way Suhas Yathiraj allocated time for both his administrative duties and badminton in Noida.

published on : 6th September 2021
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